The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 211 235 236
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 23 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.48% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 25
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Automation Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5512 6642 7047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.71% 98.28% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 5462 5605
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Yorkshire region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +16 15 £36,000 +10.76% 2
West Yorkshire -1 5 £35,000 -12.50%
South Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 35 (72.92%) Selenium
2 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (52.08%) C#
4 17 (35.42%) Test Automation
5 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
6 14 (29.17%) WebDriver
6 14 (29.17%) BDD
6 14 (29.17%) Automation Testing
7 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
8 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 12 (25.00%) Web Services
8 12 (25.00%) XML
8 12 (25.00%) Finance
8 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 11 (22.92%) ISEB
10 10 (20.83%) Java
10 10 (20.83%) QA
10 10 (20.83%) ISTQB
11 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
11 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (18.75%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (18.75%) SoapUI
11 9 (18.75%) Jasmine
11 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
12 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 8 (16.67%) TeamCity
12 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 8 (16.67%) jQuery
12 8 (16.67%) Manual Testing

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (72.92%) Selenium
2 14 (29.17%) WebDriver
3 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 9 (18.75%) Jasmine
4 9 (18.75%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (18.75%) SoapUI
4 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (16.67%) TeamCity
6 6 (12.50%) JMeter
7 5 (10.42%) NeoLoad
8 3 (6.25%) WATIR
9 2 (4.17%) JBehave
10 1 (2.08%) eggPlant
10 1 (2.08%) GoogleTest
10 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
10 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.08%) SilkTest
10 1 (2.08%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Military
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
1 12 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) jQuery
2 8 (16.67%) JSON
3 7 (14.58%) SOAP
4 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.33%) Gherkin
5 4 (8.33%) REST
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.25%) CSS
6 3 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (2.08%) Middleware
7 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) PMI
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Test Automation
3 14 (29.17%) Automation Testing
3 14 (29.17%) BDD
4 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 8 (16.67%) OO
5 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.67%) TDD
6 7 (14.58%) Automated Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.42%) API Testing
8 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.25%) QA Automation
10 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.25%) Stress Testing
10 3 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) ISEB
2 10 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.33%) Degree
5 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) HP
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